JOTA activity Parma NY needs operators Short time
- Hi Steve and All,
If you would like to try a short Special Event activity
for JOTA and possibly NYQP:
Parma NY JOTA needs some operators
tnx de WB2SXY Bill K 585-381-6553
On 10/11/2010 9:30 PM, Steve Tyler wrote:
> there is an opportunity to set up a small JOTA station at the Lighthouse
> District Cub Scout Monster Mash next weekend at Parma Town Park on Union
> Street south of Hilton. I've spoken with Tina Pellegrin the organizer
> and Tim Eckstrom KC2PUD about having Tim bring his radio trailer up from
> Spencerport for the afternoon. The only thing missing are...operators.
> The event will run from 1-4 pm Saturday. Tim uses his trailer for
> ARES/RACES events and it's set up with 2m and 70cm rigs, plus a coffee
> pot. He does have an Alinco HF radio, but no tuner or antennas. He has
> masts if someone has a portable HF antenna and wants to try to work
> those bands.
> I don't know if you can put the word out for any hams interested in
> spending three hours showing some Cub Scouts the world of Amateur Radio.
> Coming during the NYQSO Party I'm hoping someone can make the time. It
> would also be good to coordinate with the Cutler operation some time on
> the .11 repeater.
> I know it's last minute, but thought I'd throw the hat in the air and
> see who shots at it. Thanks!
> Steve Tyler, KT2I